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educator , historian

Jeffrey David Needell, American historian, educator. Member of Brazilian Studies Association, Latin American Studies Association, Conference on Latin American History, American History Association.

Background

Needell, Jeffrey David was born on December 24, 1951 in New York City.

Education

Bachelor of Arts of California at Berkeley, 1974. Master of Arts, Yale University, New Haven, 1978. Doctor of Philosophy, Stanford University, California, 1982.

Career

Assistant professor of history University of Oregon, Eugene, 1982—1987. Program associate Latin American Program, Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, Washington, 1985—1987. Assistant professor of history University of Florida, Gainesville, 1987—1989, associate professor of history, since 1990.

Visiting professor history Catholic University American, 1986—1987, Royal University of Leiden, Netherlands, 1994, Federal Fluminense University, Brazil, 1997.

Works

Membership

Member of Brazilian Studies Association, Latin American Studies Association, Conference on Latin American History, American History Association.

Connections

Son of Burton Peter Needell and Novella Cecilia Belden, Charles Belden (Stepfather). Married Fatima Lima Maia de Maia, September 5, 1980. Children: Gabriel Burton Maia de, Renata Jurandy Maia de, Ethan Lucas Maia de.

father:
Burton Peter Needell

mother:
Novella Cecilia Belden

spouse:
Fatima Lima Maia de Maia

child:
Gabriel Burton Maia de Needell

child:
Renata Jurandy Maia de Needell

child:
Ethan Lucas Maia de Needell